NCHR: Egypt has successful, unique experience in combating illegal immigration

Mon, 02 Mar 2020 - 04:28 GMT

NCHR president explained the illegal immigration's ways in Africa and the reasons for it, including climate change and terrorism.

Egypt’s NCHR receives Saudi human rights delegation

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 - 08:16 GMT

The head of the Egyptian National Council for human rights (NCHR), met at the council’s headquarter a Saudi delegation of the kingdom’s Human Rights Commission.

UN commemorates Boutros Ghali's birthday

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 - 05:15 GMT

The Egyptian National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) held a ceremony in one of the International Council for Human Rights’ halls on the anniversary of the birth of former UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali.

Egypt criminalized torture in 1883: Deputy FM

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 - 10:24 GMT

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ehab Galal said that Egypt is among the first states that criminalized torture.

NCHR head meets Australian ambassador

Thu, 31 Jan 2019 - 01:22 GMT

The two sides underlined the importance of maintaining cooperation between them in the human rights domain.

Geneva: Egyptian Org. for Human Rights holds seminar on forced disappearance

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) held Wednesday a seminar titled ‘Forced Disappearance in Egypt’ on the margins of the 39th Session of the International Council for Human Rights.

Following release of CIA document, MPs rebuke Brotherhood’s terrorist dogma

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 - 05:36 GMT

A number of parliamentarians voiced their condemnation of the Brotherhood’s terrorist credo.

Parliament is set to select new members of NCHR

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 - 04:50 GMT

The re-selection of the National Council of Human Rights (NCHR) is atop the Parliament’s priorities during the upcoming session.

NCHR disowns Helbawi's reconciliation initiative with MB

Wed, 02 May 2018 - 07:17 GMT

Members of the council agreed that Helbawi only spoke for himself when he called for the initiative.

MB's Helbawi's reconciliation call "illegal": MP

Sat, 28 Apr 2018 - 11:04 GMT

Helbawi made a TV appearance on the Turkish-based MB-affiliated television channel Mekameleen on Friday as he called for the initiative.

Former MB spokesman Helbawi censured for reconciliation call

Sat, 28 Apr 2018 - 12:21 GMT

The initiative stirred anger among Egypt’s political society as some politicians demanded an immediate trial for Helbawi.

Egypt's human rights council: US-led strikes aggression against Syrian people

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 - 02:36 GMT

The National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) condemned the U.S.-led strike against military sites of the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad

Sisi, Fayek discuss human rights matters

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 - 10:09 GMT

President Sisi meets president of Egypt's National Council for Human Rights.

Sisi says Egypt to maintain efforts to improve human rights

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 - 04:35 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Saturday affirmed that Egypt will continue its efforts to maintain human rights and basic freedoms

NCHR to announce new board members

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 - 08:28 GMT

New formation of National Council for Human Rights awaits House of Representatives’ approval

NCHR establishes commission to prevent discrimination against women

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 07:18 GMT

The National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) is considering establishing an independent commission to prevent discrimination against women.

Countering terrorism key to ending refugee crisis: NCHR

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 06:02 GMT

Countering terrorism, achieving a just peace and finding settlement to the disputes are key to ending the refugee crisis

Egypt’s rights body affirms Qataris’ rights in Arab states

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 - 08:30 GMT

It is important that Qatari citizens’ rights are respected in Arab countries, the NCHR said in a Monday statement.

No torture in Egyptian prisons after visits: NCHR President

Mon, 15 May 2017 - 02:39 GMT

The National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) announced Monday .